Senate Daily Digest
March 21, 2022
4:00 PM
Senate Chamber


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Roll Call


Pledge of Allegiance

Reading of Journal

Petitions, Memorials, and Communications

Senate Bills on Second Reading to be Referred
 SB392BOUDREAUXLEGIS POWERS/FUNCTIONS - Designates St. Landry Parish as the Equine Capital of Louisiana and St. Tammany Parish as the Thoroughbred Breeding Capital of Louisiana. (gov sig)

Senate Resolutions 2nd Reading
 SR5BOUDREAUXCOMMENDATIONS - Commends Mayor Glenn L. Brasseaux for his many years of public service to the city of Carencro and congratulates him as he prepares to retire December 31, 2022.
 SR6MORRISCOMMENDATIONS - Commends the Claiborne Christian School Lady Crusaders on winning the Division V State Girls Basketball Championship.
 SR7PEACOCKLAW ENFORCEMENT - To urge and request the Louisiana State Police to equip each troop headquarters with electronic fingerprinting capabilities.
 SR9PETERSONSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Recognizes March 2022 as Problem Gambling Awareness Month in the state of Louisiana.

Senate Concurrent Resolutions 2nd Reading Subject to Call
 SCR5STINECONDOLENCES - Expresses since and heartfelt condolences to the family of mayor Robert "Bob" Hardey on the occasion of his passing.

House Concurrent Resolutions 2nd Reading Subject to Call
 HCR16SCHEXNAYDERCOMMENDATIONS - Commends the St. Charles Catholic High School football team on winning the Louisiana High School Athletic Association 2021 Division III state championship

Senate Bills Reported by Committee
 SB14POPEHEARING AID DEALERS - Provides relative to the Louisiana Board for Hearing Aid Dealers. (8/1/22) (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 SB31FRED MILLSHEALTH CARE - Provides for the repeal of certain inactive or obsolete healthcare laws. (8/1/22)
 SB38HENSGENSMINERALS - Provides for the risk charge against nonparticipating owners in drilling units. (8/1/22)
 SB91HENSGENSSUNSET LAW - Re-creates the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority and the Coastal Restoration and Protection Authority Board. (6/30/22)
 SB111LUNEAUMUSEUMS - Repeals provisions creating the establishment, location, purpose, and use of the Tioga Heritage Park and Museum. (gov sig)
 SB121BERNARDPHARMACISTS - Provides relative to the display of pharmacy permits. (8/1/22)
 SB126CATHEYSCHOOLS - Provides relative to funding for university lab schools. (gov sig) (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 SB169MIZELLEARLY CHILDHOOD ED - Requires annual meetings of and reports from the Early Childhood Care and Education Commission. (gov sig)
 SB178FIELDSTOPS - Provides for TOPS exceptions due to Hurricane Ida. (gov sig) (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 SB201JACKSONLOCAL EMPLOYEES - Adds contract attorneys of district public defender offices to group health insurance coverage offered by parish governments. (8/1/22) (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 SB215LUNEAUCIVIL SERVICE - Provides for assessment of attorney fees when certain municipal fire and police civil service boards reverse a decision of an appointing authority. (gov sig)
 SB237FIELDSSPECIAL DISTRICTS - Creates the Sagefield Crime Prevention District in East Baton Rouge Parish. (8/1/22)
 SB245ALLAINNATURAL RESOURCES DEPT - Provides for the Orphan Well Program. (gov sig) (EN INCREASE FF EX See Note)
 SB313CLOUDLOCAL OFFICIALS - Requires mayors who are authorized to conduct mayor's court or municipal court to undergo certain training. (8/1/22) (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 SB380PETERSONSPECIAL DISTRICTS - Provides relative to the BioDistrict New Orleans in Orleans Parish. (8/1/22)

Senate Bills 3rd Reading and Final Passage
 SB26HENSGENSAGRICULTURE/FOREST DEPT - Provides for the terms of the members of the Louisiana Equine Promotion and Research Advisory Board. (gov sig)
 SB55CATHEYSUNSET LAW - Re-creates the Department of Agriculture and Forestry. (6/30/22)
 SB113CATHEYPESTICIDES/HERBICIDES - Provides relative to structural pest control operator's licenses. (gov sig)
 SB205JACKSONCONSERVATION - Provides relative to the "Soil Conservation Districts Law". (gov sig)